Rotherhithe Tunnel

Alerts (2)

Message 2013-04-26 14:40:13 East India Dock Tunnel Will Be Closed On 20th May 2200-0500. 

Message 2013-04-26 14:40:13 Rotherhithe Tnl Will Be Closed Monday Between 2200-0500. 

Severe Traffic (0)

No Significant Events

General and Future Traffic (7)

A2 New Cross Road (Lewisham)

Emergency - New Cross Road (Eastbound) at the junction of Harts Lane - Lane one restriction due to emergency gas works (#3730)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2013-04-26 14:21:37 
Traffic is flowing well.


Borough - A11 (northbound) at the junction with A12 Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach - restrictions on the northbound entry slip from Bow Roundabout due to works. (#1048)

Much Earlier On 2013-04-26 06:45:13 
Lane one (of two) is closed on the on-slip from Bow Roundabout to the northbound A12. Delays may occur at peak periods.

Blackwall Tunnel, City Route, Future Consideration, A13, A12, A406 Greater London Area (Newham,Havering,Barnet,Haringey,Wandsworth,Ealing,Redbridge,Kingston Upon Thames,Enfield,Lewisham,Hounslow,Brent,Camden,Bromley,Bexley,Kensington & Chelsea,Southwark,Harrow,Westminster,City Of London,Waltham Forest,Richmond Upon Thames,Tower Hamlets,Islington,Barking & Dagenham,Merton,Sutton,Greenwich,Lambeth,Hillingdon,Hammersmith & Fulham,Croydon,Hackney)

Abnormal Load - Greater London Area- Over a period of two days an abnormal load will be traveling across the greater London Area. The route is as follows: Day 1 it will travel from M25 Junction 30 around the M25 to Junction 10. Day 2 it will travel from M25 Junction 10 to the New Cross Substation via A3 Portsmouth Road, Elmbridge Road, Tolworth Rise North, Malden way, A3, Roehampton Lane, A205, A3 South Circular, A3 Wandsworth High Street (where a contra-flow will be in operation), Fairfield Street, A3205, A3216, A3 (Contra-flow at Clapham corner to Clapham High Street and Contra-flow between Stockwell Road & Stockwell Gardens), Elephant and Castle Roundabout, A201 New Kent Road, A2 New Kent Road,Old Kent Road and finally Murdock Street to access the New Cross Substation. (#3630)

A2 Blackheath Hill (Greenwich)

Other - Blackheath Hill (All Directions) at the junction of Plumbridge Street - Lane closure in place to facilitate repairs. (#3592)

A2 East Rochester Way (Bexley,Greenwich)

Utility - East Rochester Way (Eastbound) Outside 950 and 954 - Hard shoulder closure to facilitate planned Thames Water works. (#3569)

A2 New Cross Road (Lewisham)

TfL - New Cross Road (Both Directions) at the junction of Goodwood Road - lane closure and temporary traffic lights in place to facilitate safety camera repairs. (#3503)

Blackwall Tunnel Blackwall Lane (Greenwich)

Utility - Blackwall Lane (All Directions) at the junction of Tunnel Avenue -the bus lane is closed due to sewer repairs. (#3433)

Roadworks (1)

Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich (Greenwich)

Concert - O2 Arena - Expect local delays. (#3762)

Rotherhithe Tunnel Traffic Map

Scheduled Closures


See ROADWORKS section for closure information.

Tunnel Restrictions

Rotherhithe Tunnel Restrictions

ADR Restrictions: Category E

Caution: Very Narrow - Bidirectional/Contraflow In Tunnel

Max Vehicle Length: 10 Meters Long

Max Vehicle Height: 4.4 Meters High

Max Vehicle Width: 1.98 Meters Wide

Speed Limit: 20 mph

Tunnel Length: 1481 Meters (4860ft)

Walking and Cycling: Permitted - Use Caution